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More guns for police Armed incidents on the increase „„ By Andrew King FRONTLINE POLICE in Canterbury will have more weaponry from Saturday to deal with dangerous incidents. The number of rifles and handguns will increase in police vehicles to give officers more fire power. The initiative is being rolled out across New Zealand in response to the increasing number of armed incidents. It comes at a time when the Police Association – the police officers’ union – released a 30-page document last week supporting the general arming of police. The NZ Police don’t support the general arming. The report has been distributed to political parties to let them know of rank and file police views on arming. Police Association president Chris Cahill said yesterday the increase in criminals confronting officers with firearms means police should be armed all the time. “If there isn’t something done around the proliferation of firearms in the hands of criminals, then it is inevitable police will have to carry firearms on them (at all times) as well,” he said. The increase in the number of guns available to frontline police from Saturday was an indica-

tion full general arming like in Australia could be a reality in the future, he said. Last year, The Star revealed firearms were being stolen to order in Canterbury and falling into the hands of hardened criminals. Handguns were being sold for $1000 on the black market. Police are now regularly finding firearms in vehicles they stop. But police national manager of response and operation, Superintendent Chris Scahill, yesterday said the current environment does not support officers being armed. “Who knows what the future will hold, but right now we don’t feel there is a need. But like anything, we will continue to review and assess the environment and society’s expectations,” he said. Replied Mr Cahill: “We will continue to lobby for officers to carry firearms all the time,” he said. Superintendent Scahill said the initiative to increase the amount of weaponry was based around having more police available to deal with armed incidents. “The whole idea is to increase the number of sworn staff who can respond to armed scenarios. Then we needed to increase the number of weapons available to those officers,” he said. •Turn to page 3

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FROM THE EDITOR’S DESK IT’S NO surprise police are now increasing the amount of fire power they have (see page 1). The number of people carrying firearms has increased dramatically in recent years, and with that comes a huge danger to both the public and the police. In years gone by there was the odd shoot-out between the gangs, and those who were robbing banks would use guns. But now with the huge proliferation of drugs, particularly meth, and the violence that goes with it among those who wheel and deal in that industry, having a gun handy is fairly important. It could save your life if someone is coming through the door to rip you off, and of course if you are going to steal drugs off someone else you’ll likely need a gun to do it. Otherwise you’ll get shot. So no surprises the police are arming up. It’s a crazy world out there. – Barry Clarke

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This week In history saw Canterbury’s first armed robbery. On June 27, 1846, three men held up the Greenwood brothers’ farm at Purau. On the same day in 1964, The Beatles visited, drawing large crowds. On June 30, 1849, the New Zealand Company bought the remaining French interests at Akaroa from the Nanto-Bordelaise Company. And on July 1, 1935, evening papers the Star and Sun merged to become the Star Sun. The merger ended a sixyear newspaper war – one of the longest and most bitter in New Zealand’s history. The “peace” agreement between the three companies concerned also saw the demise of the Christchurch Times, once the Lyttelton Times, which was the oldest daily paper in the country.

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Appeal to help hero dog „„ By Amy Wiggins PIP CLARK’S dog saved her from a knife-wielding intruder who broke into her home, now he’s sick and she’s doing everything she can to save him. Just over a year ago Ms Clark, 32, was getting ready for work when she found a man inside her Dallington home. Charlie, her 5-year-old standard poodle, was upstairs when she came across the intruder in the ground floor of her house on November 25, 2015. “He started punching me and I was in shock and he went to punch me again but he actually had a knife. He tried to bring it down on my neck but I put my arm up so he cut my arm quite bad. I screamed and that’s when Charlie heard and came down and went for the guy.” When the intruder saw the black dog racing toward him, teeth bared, he ran out the door, jumped the fence and disappeared, she said. “He saved my life.” She said police never found the intruder. After the attack, she decided to speak out when a computer generated sketch was released of a similar-looking man who tried to abduct a woman at Selwyn’s Coes Ford in December. Since the attack, Charlie had

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become anxious and started eating household objects when she wasn’t home. He became sick a couple of weeks ago. Earlier this week, he started vomiting, developed diarrhoea

and started defecating blood. The vet at Papanui Pet Doctors did x-rays and scans and found a blockage in his intestine so operated on him yesterday. They found bits of towel

blocking his intestines, which they removed. They expected him to fully recover, but because Ms Clark can only work part time because of serious organ problems, she’s struggling to afford Charlie’s treatment. She believed it would cost about $5000. She has used her savings, sold some of her jewellery and borrowed money from family but has still come up short. The vet says she can pay it off over time, but she is appealing for donations on Givealittle to pay a deposit. “Charlie came into my life when I thought I couldn’t survive my severe injuries any longer. When the treatment was excruciatingly painful he was always there for cuddles and helped me through,” she said. In 2013, Ms Clark was walking Charlie in Burwood Park when he was attacked by a staffordshire bull terrier. Eight people playing tennis at Burwood Tennis Club ran over, pulled the dog off Charlie and formed a circle to keep it from getting at him again. •To donate towards Charlie’s vet bill, visit https://givealittle.co.nz/ cause/pipandcharlie – NZ Herald

Police armed with more guns • From page 1 “This allows any response officer on duty to be able to have access to those weapons,” he said. Canterbury-based Inspector Bryan Buck said: “Criminals have more access than ever to firearms and we need to be able to deal with situations like that safely for the staff involved and the public.

“This enables us to react quickly to worst-case scenarios.” Officers have been undergoing training in the past 12 months to prepare for the increased number of firearms they will soon have, he said. Police have dealt with a number of serious armed incidents in recent times. In February Murray James Allan was shot in the face after

he pointed a blank firing pistol at police in Woolston. Douglas Anderson Roake recently pleaded guilty to six armed robberies of bars and the shooting of two women near Rolleston on April 19. A task force was formed to catch Roake, who amassed more than $115,000 in his one-man crime wave. He will be sentenced on August 23.

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Since August 2016 nine bars have been robbed at gunpoint, while dairies, petrol stations and bottle stores have been the targets of armed robberies also. The Woolston Night ‘n Day has been robbed 10 times since September 2016. The Police Association believes the time is right to have all officers carrying firearms, but police say it is not needed.

In Brief WET CONCRETE VICTIM A 46-year-old man suffered serious injuries on Monday after falling in freshly poured concrete in Prebbleton. He was pouring concrete when the incident happened at about 11am. ROBBERY YOUTHS CHARGED Four youths have been charged with the robbery of Challenge Opawa on June 15. The masked, hammer-wielding youths took more than $6000 in cash and tobacco. Police arrested two of the four suspects, aged 14 and 15, last week before picking the other two, aged 15 and 16, up this week. All four have been charged with aggravated robbery and will appear in the youth court. $100K DONATION FOR PARK A mystery $100,000 donation could see the upgrade of Scarborough Park in Sumner fast-tracked. The city council had pushed the park’s revamp back until 2019/2020 due to a lack of funding. However, it now plans to reinstate funding as long as it receives the private donation in the first quarter of 2017/2018. The city council would not release the name of the private donor. TAYLER RECOVERING Former Commonwealth Games 10,000m gold medallist Dick Tayler is making good progress from a heart-related medical incident. Tayler, 68, was admitted to Rotorua Hospital last week. His friend Paul Allison said he was “on the road to recovery.” Tayler, who lived in Christchurch for many years after winning gold at the 1974 games, now lives in Waikouaiti. He was on a two-week tour following the British and Irish Lions when the medical incident occurred. LINWOOD COLLEGE MOVE Linwood College will temporarily shift to the Avonside Girls’ High School site while the college is rebuilt. It will move in term 2, 2019, after Avonside Girls’ High has moved to its new school site at QE II with Shirley Boys’ High School. Linwood College’s rebuild is due to be completed at the end of 2020.

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News Speeding drink driver caught twice before

„„ By Andrew King A MAN caught driving 164km/h while four times the legal limit in May has been caught drink driving before. Brett John Owen, 41, recorded 1025mcg/L after he was pulled over for speeding on May 20 near Motukarara at about 5pm.​ The legal limit is 250mcg/L. Yesterday in district court he pleaded guilty to driving with excess breath alcohol and driving at excessive speed. He was sentenced to six months loss of licence, fined $1800 plus court costs and sentenced to nine months supervision. His lawyer applied for him to have an alcohol interlock device fitted to his car after the six months suspension, which the judge granted. It will be fitted for 12 months. He had previously been convicted twice for drink-driving, most recently in September 2013, where he recorded 1214mcg/L. When asked what his excuse for driving so recklessly, Owen said: “I just put my foot down.” Senior Sergeant Pete Stills said it was one of the highest readings he could remember. “It is complete stupidity,” he said

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Scott statue repair to begin WORK IS about to begin to repair the statue of British Antarctic explorer Captain Robert Falcon Scott. The statue was rocked from its plinth in Oxford Tce during the February 22, 2011, earthquake. The 100-year-old statue commemorates Scott and the men who perished with him on the return journey from the South Pole in 1912. Carved in marble by Scott’s widow Kathleen, it is considered of national and international importance. When it fell, the 2.5-tonne statue broke unevenly at the ankles, making the repair technically difficult. A team of experts, including a structural engineer and a sculptor, has researched, developed and tested a repair strategy that involves threading carbon fibre rods through the legs to strengthen them and installing a form of base isolation in the plinth. This week the statue was taken out of storage, hoisted high in the air and gradually lowered head-first into a specially constructed frame that will support it while the repair work

SET TO START: The Scott statue was taken out of storage this week and repair work to get under way.

is carried out. The statue will be suspended within the frame and packed in sand to hold it steady. The legs will protrude from the top so that the repair work can be

done. City council head of parks, Andrew Rutledge, said a lot of work had gone into getting the repair project to this stage. “The testing was very

successful. We’ve done everything we possibly can to minimise the risk of damaging the statue further.” He said those working on the statue were mindful that although the repair method has been tested using the same type of marble, it was possible that the statue, which has many tiny fissures running through the stone, may react differently during the drilling. “There is still a small chance, in spite of our best efforts, that we won’t be able to complete the repair,” Mr Rutledge said. Mayor Lianne Dalziel said the statue of Scott was special, not only because it was carved by Scott’s widow, but because it was a “tangible link back to that heroic age of Antarctic exploration.” Before the earthquake, the statue had been a place of reflection for many people with links to Antarctica, and Ms Dalziel said she was looking forward to it being back on its plinth. “All going well, we will be unveiling the statue at the start of the 2017 Antarctic Season, in early October.”

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David East: I was ‘persecuted’ City councillor speaks out over controversial directors’ fees „„ By Bridget Rutherford CITY councillor David East says he was “persecuted” over his controversial decision to keep his directors’ fees. Speaking to the media for the first time, Cr East told The Star his stand to keep more than $20,000 in directors’ fees ultimately cost him another term on Transwaste when he was re-elected late last year. Cr East (right) and former city councillor Ali Jones were criticised when they refused to donate their directors’ fees to charity last term, while others gave theirs to the Mayor’s Welfare Fund and Imagination Station. The fees come on top of their salaries, which increased to $100,699 last year. “When it came to the

EXCLUDED: City councillor David East was a director of Transwaste last term, but did not regain the role.

beginning of this term, I was just excluded from retaining that director’s position purely on the basis on my stand on the previous term,” Cr East said. Only Christchurch City Holdings councillor directors have to donate their fees, but there is no obligation for Transwaste. “They had every opportunity in the last few years to amend that and chose not to and in the end just chose to persecute me by excluding me from consideration and making appointments on a political basis and not giving

any consideration to the skill and experience,” Cr East said. Cr East was one of four councillors who applied for the three Canterbury Regional Landfill Joint Committee positions. At an April meeting, Deputy Mayor Andrew Turner moved for councillors Pauline Cotter, Mike Davidson and Glenn Livingstone to be appointed onto it. From there a Transwaste director would be chosen. Cr East said he was uncomfortable about the voting process. Mayor Lianne Dalziel

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apologised to Cr East and asked the voting be deferred. “I’m feeling very concerned about that and I would like to take some time to reflect on it,” Ms Dalziel said at the meeting. At a later meeting, councillors unanimously voted the three recommended councillors be appointed to the committee. Cr Aaron Keown abstained. Cr Turner told The Star Cr East wasn’t “persecuted”. He recommended the three councillors because they were best placed for the job and it linked with their council committees, he said. “The directors’ fees didn’t form any part of that discussion.” He said that was “largely irrelevant” as the city council was preparing a new policy on the issue, to be voted on next month. Cr East said councillor directors were expected to “do it for nothing and take all the liability”. “We have a left-leaning Labour-type governance structure in council and it’s their policy and that’s what I have to live with. It’s a crazy philosophy but that’s the way they think.”

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Wagner to meet with councillors „„ By Bridget Rutherford NICKY WAGNER will meet with city councillors tomorrow, more than two months after she took over the role. The Minister supporting Greater Christchurch Regeneration said it would be the first of many official meetings they would have together. It comes after The Star reported city councillors were frustrated they hadn’t met with Minister supporting Greater Christchurch Regeneration Nicky Wagner. They wanted to improve on the communication the city council had with Mrs Wagner’s predecessor Gerry Brownlee. Mrs Wagner said they would be able to ask questions and discuss particular issues. She met weekly with Mayor Lianne Dalziel, and spoke a lot with councillors, but this was their first official meeting, she said. Labour’s Canterbury spokeswoman, MP Megan Woods, said she was pleased the meeting was scheduled, but disappointed it had not been earlier. • Columns, p15, 16, 17

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Quake-damaged hospital buildings may be kept

„„ By Gabrielle Stuart EARTHQUAKE-damaged Christchurch Hospital buildings, which were set for demolition even before the earthquakes, may now be repaired and kept running. In 2009, it was announced the Riverside building at the hospital would be demolished, and the Parkside building refurbished. Now, Canterbury District Health Board members say the Government-appointed Hospital Redevelopment Partnership Group, which is responsible for the hospital rebuild, is looking at keeping most of the buildings. HRPG chairman Evan Davies would not answer questions from The Star about the buildings, referring questions to the Ministry of Health. A Ministry of Health spokeswoman said she could not answer questions about the future of the buildings, because a business case was being done but no decisions had been made. But board member Aaron Keown said he was told in a board update that the HRPG was looking at rebuilding half of the Riverside building and keeping the other half, and was also

looking at repairing, rather than replacing Parkside. Both buildings were built in the 1980s. Mr Keown said they would be expensive to maintain and less safe than a new building, even with repairs. “Just because you repair a building and spend a lot of money it doesn’t reset the button on its life, because even most new buildings only have a 50 year lifespan,” he said. Fellow board member Andrew Dickerson said the ongoing costs of the work would fall on the community, yet the decision about the building was out of their hands. “I continue to believe that the CDHB should lead this, I believe the HRPG model is flawed. Because although we are not leading it, ultimately we are responsible for it, and we will have to deal with the results of it for the next 40 years,” he said.

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$25m-plus spent on properties for projects „„ By Bridget Rutherford MORE THAN $25 million has been spent on buying properties for cycleways, roading projects and flood remediation in the last two years. Figures released under the Local Government Official Information and Meetings Act show since November 2015, the city council has bought 42 properties and pieces of land, costing $25.1 million. Two of the latest purchases, finalised last month, were properties in Somerfield that needed to be bought to make way for the Quarryman’s Trail cycleway. The $915,000 purchase of the properties, on Roker and Barrington Sts, was contentious as the owners were not keen to sell. It spent just over $2 million buying land parcels and properties as part of the Northern Arterial project. They included some on Winters Rd, and others on Cranford St and Innes Rd to make room for Cranford St to

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become four-laned as part of the work. Some properties were bought for flood remediation plans for the upper Heathcote storage project, the Styx stormwater management plan, and Bells Creek. On top of that 13 houses and properties were bought in Flockton Basin at a cost of $3 million. Some were bought so the property could be used for

the Dudley Creek Flood Remediation Scheme. Seven were properties the city council had to buy because they could not be protected from flooding, even after the $48 million scheme is completed. Two street frontages along Lincoln Rd were bought last month for its road widening project, costing $24,240. From 2011 to November 2015, the city council spent $65.1 million on property purchases.

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Golden anniversary for jewellers „„ By Sarla Donovan ANDREW KELSO is fascinated by jewellery. The 45-year-old took over Westende Jewellers from his father Roger in 2013, but he’s worked in the business for 30 years, starting as a youngster doing engraving work after school. He loves seeing the hallmarks on a ring or bracelet, telling where and when it was made. Vintage and antique pieces have become an increasingly important part of the business, a way to differentiate from massproduced chain stores. Westende celebrate their 50th anniversary this year and Mr Kelso says helping customers is still one of the most fulfilling parts of the business. “A lady we helped recently had developed arthritis in her hands and had to cut her rings off but they meant a lot to her, so we made a bangle and set her stones into it,” he said. “There’s nothing more satisfying than a remake; (it might be) helping a couple with their engagement or wedding bands, sourcing stones – just seeing a client’s dream become a reality.” Mr Kelso’s father was a police

BLING: Andrew Kelso celebrates the 50th anniversary of the family-owned Westende jewellery store. PHOTO: MARTIN HUNTER

detective in 1967 when he decided to buy a pawn shop and costume jeweller, also called Westende Jewellers, at 207 Manchester St. He’d married Margaret a year

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Family’s pet sheep killed in attack „„ By Andrew King “THEY’RE A pack of thieving pigs.” That’s the view of angry Little River builder, Danny Bulman, who woke on Saturday to find three of his family’s pet sheep had been slaughtered for meat and the lambs inside them discarded on the ground. About 20 of the defenceless animals had been grazing in the stockyards next to the Banks Peninsula Rugby Club near the corner of State Highway 75 and Western Valley Rd. Mr Bulman said all three were pregnant with twins, so now not only has he lost three pets, he has lost six future pets as well. “I would love to catch the bastards,” Mr Bulman said. It’s believed that the killing happened over Friday night or early Saturday morning, police said. Senior Constable Tim Johnston said if anyone has any information they can phone 363 7400 and ask to be put through to the Akaroa Police Station.

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News Building a safer society Today The Star launches a series on the work police in Canterbury are doing on crime prevention. It will run weekly covering a wide range of topics as police head off trouble before it starts. Gabrielle Stuart reports on family harm IT IS not often you will see a police officer cry. But sitting in a small, white-painted meeting room, talking about the cycle of family harm and the passion he has seen his team pour into turning it around, Detective Senior Sergeant Greg Cottam gets misty-eyed and his voice becomes a bit huskier. “I haven’t seen a better cause in 27 years in police than this. For myself and my team, everyone joined the police to make a difference, and this is what makes it worthwhile: Working in prevention,” he said. “I get teared-up talking about it, because that’s the impact this has.” The problem is nothing new: Over those 27 years, he has seen many bruises caused by family violence. In the past year alone, his team has dealt with 9125 family harm episodes in Christchurch – and they believe about four times that amount could go unreported. Each incident becomes part of the family violence cycle, which goes back decades. The incident. The victim. The perpetrator. The agencies they are referred to, the reports written, the court appearances. The risk of re-offending judged and categorised. The victims who go back to a relationship, even after the violence. The perpetrators who have been victims themselves.

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And the children caught in the middle – 4596 Christchurch children in the past year alone. Detective Senior Sergeant Cottam said most perpetrators he dealt with had been victims in their past. Many children exposed to violence could grow up to continue it, unless something was done, he said. So how do you change a cycle? It was almost exactly a year ago, on July 4, the Integrated Safety Response programme was started as a pilot in Christchurch, Selwyn and the Waimakariri districts. There were three things it aimed to do differently. The first was helping families experiencing violence with the other needs and problems they were facing – like housing, finding a job, or something as simple as getting a driver’s licence.

That could remove some of the stress the family was under, making it easier for them to focus on addressing the violence and making difficult decisions around it. It could also build trust, as the families realised the police and agencies working with them were genuinely there to help, he said. The second was that they worked with the whole family – both victims and perpetrators – to help them change and develop strategies to stop the problems. The third was bringing all the services and agencies working with families together to work as a team. Every morning at 10.30, people from each agency involved gather at the police station for a ‘safety assessment’ meeting – they call it SAM – to discuss things that have come up over

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the past 24 hours. As well as police, the meetings included Ministry for Vulnerable Children, health, corrections and iwi representatives, while family violence services and several other Government departments were also involved in the network. For each incident, any future risk to the victims would be discussed, and a lead agency would be assigned to work with the family. There would usually be about 25 cases to discuss, so the meetings could sometimes take several hours, he said. With everyone there at the meeting, they could share any information relevant to the case

– like truancy records, previous convictions, a lot of previous injuries that might point to a history of violence, or work that an agency had done with the family in the past. He said people’s privacy was carefully weighed against the ultimate goal: To save lives and prevent serious harm. “It could be that someone was caught shoplifting food for their family, and that could be relevant. But if it’s not, that won’t be shared,” he said. “It’s particularly relevant in child abuse cases, because the child doesn’t have a voice.” Integrated Safety Response executive manager Leanne McSkimming said the help families needed could vary a lot. While some needed to go to a safe house, others refused to leave or were better off at home, so the goal was then to find ways to keep them safe there, she said. Some wanted to leave relationships, and others did not. “I’ve seen a lot of our high-risk victims immediately go back to the perpetrator,” she said. That was often because a couple had children together, or because they saw the things done to them as normal, she said. • Turn to page 12

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• From page 10 One family she had dealt with faced repeated violence, and were classed at high-risk of it happening again. “But the most stressful thing for them was actually housing, because they were homeless,” she said. Once they were in a home and that pressure was gone, they were able to focus on preventing the violence, she said. Ms McSkimming said three in four perpetrators in Christchurch were male, and 88 per cent were European. She said they were working to encourage people to engage with police, especially in ethnic communities and in cases of elder abuse, which she believed were under-reported. “The older generation had that attitude of we don’t talk about it, we don’t report it,” she said. The trial has been funded for three years until June 2019. Ms McSkimming said the ultimate successes would be difficult to measure: Trust built, violence reduced, and the long-term cycle of violence stopped. She said people they had worked with were more likely to call police themselves after another incident, which she considered a success. But that could mean the official figures around violence will be increasing, rather than dropping, over the trial. So to judge whether the trial was successful, they would look at statistics around convictions, serious injuries and deaths from

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violence, and the outcomes for families involved. For Detective Senior Sergeant Cottam, it was a personal experience early in his career that convinced him that the idea – working to prevent crime, rather than just respond to it – would work. He was interviewing a young woman who had been arrested for a string of thefts, burglaries and breaking into cars. “I sat across from her and said: “What do you want from your life?”” The woman said she didn’t want to be a criminal, and her goal was to get a job and have a family – but she couldn’t afford the training course she wanted to do, he said. “We spoke to WINZ and got her in the course. To my knowledge, she never offended again,” he said. He said that was not something that was encouraged within police at the time, as the focus was the frontline policing work. But the difference he was able to make had stayed with him. “To do that is personally more satisfying that arresting someone for murder, because it means preventing a whole lot of future crimes and victims. Arresting someone for murder does keep society safe, but it is almost too late,” he said. Being able to turn someone’s life around was the ultimate aim: The “nirvana”, he said. “Change one perpetrator, and how many victims do you prevent? If one life is saved, that makes it worthwhile.”

Where to get help •If it is an emergency and you or someone you know is at risk, phone 111. •Women’s Refuge: 0800 REFUGE (0800 733 843) •Victim Support: 0800 842 846 •Family Violence Info Line: 0800 456 450 •Aviva Family Violence Services: 0800 AVIVA NOW (0800 28482 669) •Stopping Violence Services for Men & Women: 0800 478 778 •Canterbury Men’s Centre: 365 9000 or txt 022 302 4966 •Shakti Ethnic Women’s Support: 0800 117 474 •Age Concern Canterbury: 366 0903

Living with isolation and a violent partner „„ By Gabrielle Stuart IT WAS a normal Wednesday morning in March when Amelia’s* life changed. The 20-year-old was at home, rushing to get her daughter ready for kindy before she headed off to a course – dressed up especially nicely in preparation for job interviews. But when her then-boyfriend saw her dressed up, he ordered her to wash her make-up off, and refused to let her leave the house until she did. They were arguing in the kitchen, when he punched her in the stomach. “It winded me and I fell on the ground and he started kicking me,” she said. She had been with her boyfriend on and off for almost four years. Until then, he had threatened her and thrown things at her, but never hit her – instead he had punched the doors in their home to pieces when angry, she said. She remembered screaming for someone to help her as she lay on the floor, and hearing her daughter nearby screaming at him to stop. He stopped and left the room, and she tried to leave – but he followed her and tried to strangle her. She kicked him and fought him off, grabbed her daughter, and ran from the house. He followed them, yelling at her, dressed in just his pants, without a shirt or shoes. At that point the police arrived, called by a neighbour or passerby. If it wasn’t for the stranger calling police, she believed she would have stayed with her boyfriend, and would not have asked for help. Amelia had moved to

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Viewpoint South Frame progress sign of ‘strong’ building sector WATER balloons, bicycles, poetry, pop-up tearooms – the opening of the Mollett St block of the South Frame this week was a real celebration. The area includes new laneways, people-friendly public spaces and New Zealand’s first ‘raining poetry’ installation. A Promise, written by Burnside High School student Samantha Jory-Smart, is stencilled onto the ground using an invisible spray and only reveals itself when wet. The day was chilly but fine so Samantha and I had the honour of revealing her poem for the first time using watering cans. Matai Common – a public gathering space within this section of the frame – is connected to St Asaph and Tuam Sts by the new Te Puhoe and Sugarloaf lanes. With 5m-high green screens, plantings and seating, this area is set to become an inner city oasis. A prominent feature of the South Frame is the Greenway – an east to west pedestrian and cycling corridor. But don’t bike too fast or you’ll miss intricate features that make this space uniquely Christchurch, like the illuminated pounamu inserts in the paving. Construction is expected to be

Nicky Wagner completed in 2019. Projects like the South Frame are contributing to strong ongoing building activity throughout the city. The latest Greater Christchurch Dashboard – Construction Activity focuses on residential and nonresidential building activity since the quakes. The data shows the value of non-residential consents issued in the March 2017 quarter was $251 million, compared to $180 million in the same quarter in 2016. The value of building activity in the March 2017 quarter was in excess of $1 billion. Overall, the level of construction activity isn’t quite what it was two years ago when quakerelated building consents were at their peak, but the numbers are still steady. Continued development in the central city and wider Christchurch area means economic growth and, importantly, jobs.

A city council cycle incentive trial, which offered free pool entry at Jellie Park if people cycled regularly, was stopped after too few people used it Gavin Simôn – It’s winter. Not a good time to cycle unless you are especially dedicated.

Wait for summer for the cycle usage numbers to increase.

know about this, would have done it. Maybe publicise more?

Jillian Nuth – Our traffic is downright dangerous! It’s a great idea but with my experience as a pedestrian walking everywhere there’s just no way I would cycle around this city.

Lynn Mortlock – What a spectacular waste of ratepayers’ money . . . heads should roll. We need a snap election to put people into council that actually listen to what we are saying!

Akio Asakura – Idealist idiots. People buy cars to be comfortable. With their own space, music, heater . . . etc. Oh we should ride bicycles! No. People who want to use trains, buses and bicycles, will. However, most people drive cars. Yet these morons keep taking away what cars need to accommodate a minority. Anna Henderson – I didn’t

City councillor Glenn Livingstone has called the $4m Memorial Ave arches by the airport a “waste of money” Hamish Middleton – They’ll last until the Alpine Fault pops, then people will say what a silly idea they were and replace it something worthy of the 21st century. I like the concept of a massive hologram for a fraction of the cost, which could be changed to reflect seasons, events and holiday periods. Mandy Winsloe – They look and feel a bit imposing at the moment – I’ll reserve judgment, they might grow on me. Definitely an unnecessary expense. Ruth Grey – They represent the Southern Alps that on a clear frosty winter’s day we could see driving down Memorial Ave, except we can’t now!! Bet they didn’t think of that. They’re dumb!!

•Nicky Wagner is Minister supporting Greater Christchurch Regeneration

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He Toki fees-free training at Ara Institute of Canterbury is helping young Māori in Christchurch and South Canterbury to turn their lives around. Prior to He Toki, Solomon had left school and had only occasional, casual work. Now, after completing his carpentry training with He Toki at Ara, he has just signed up to a carpentry apprenticeship with PJ Woods Builders. With a trade he can always support himself, and his future family too. Without He Toki he is not sure what he would be doing now. Solomon learned about He Toki when he went to talk to Ara about trades training. He Toki was set up after the earthquakes by Te Rūnanga o NgāiTahu, in partnership with Ara and Hawkins, to upskill Maori for leadership positions in construction. “The tutors, they help the students, and He Toki supports you really well financially. I was planning to leave at the end of stage 1, because I didn’t know if it was right for me, but I stayed on, and to come out and get a job is so satisfying,” he said. Solomon went on to complete all three stages of training for the NZ Certificate in Carpentry. The He Toki programme incorporates work placements, and Solomon completed his placement with PJ Woods, which then led him to a fulltime job. He Toki maintains strong links with industry employers, who support the programme.

“The course helps because that’s what bosses are looking for – the knowledge and skills for the worksite.” The initiative incorporates a “Work Readiness Passport” designed by employers so that students know what to expect at work. “The site safe card, you definitely need one to get on site, and the licences to use the power tools means you are not just going out and it’s the first time you use the tool,” he said. “He Toki was a really good programme and it definitely did help me out a lot.” Since being established in 2011, He Toki has expanded beyond trades into new areas such as cookery, horticulture, health and wellbeing. Find out more: www.ara.ac.nz/he-toki


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Nicki Cartlidge – At the moment I’m indifferent to how they look (too busy to see while getting cut up by lousy drivers negotiating SH1 roadworks!) Surely they weren’t a priority or had the greatest benefit v cost compared to other things the money could have been used for. Tourists may think they look impressive, but a functioning rebuilt city has much more to offer tourists than this. Heather Wilkins – Wasn’t the arches part of the original plan for the bridge about three or four years ago and the councillor only mentions it at almost the

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Rebecca Moore – I actually think they look great, but hey can’t please everyone – there are negative people out there who will complain about anything. Nicolas Christopher Pegg – Let’s see how they perform in an earthquake and 400 tonnes of steel comes crashing down on State Highway 1 blocking access to the airport. Who paid for this? With all the other urgent infrastructure work that needs doing it staggers me that this frippery got the go ahead. Clearly decision-makers are living in a cosy bubble so far removed from reality they can no longer be trusted to make decisions in the best interests of the community.

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completion? Think it will look nice. Mike Dixon – From my work at Jucy Snooze we get an awesome view of the work going on with the arches and have a lot of our guests commenting on how impressive it looks. The New Brighton Community Fridge and Pantry opened this week, stocked with donated food free to those in need Kat Tuhua – Congratulations New Brighton you guys rock. Hope to see other areas of need using this kind of initiative in the future. Elizabeth Parker – What

a great initiative. There are still good people willing to help others. Well Done New Brighton. Staff at The Prebbleton Cafe were left “shell-shocked” after eggs were stolen from the shop and smashed over vehicles in the car park Nathan Beale – Someone will be crying fowl. They only got a poultry amount of eggs. The police should be looking for one kind of person – whites. Sorry couldn’t resist! Renèe Omand – How fowl! But jokes aside, what a mess to clean up. Jonnie F Omen – All these puns you’re all a bunch of eggs.

THE RELEASE of the Ombudsman’s report on the Ministry of Education’s handling of Canterbury school mergers and closures after the February 2011 earthquakes last week reopened old wounds for many in Canterbury. The Chief Ombudsman Judge Peter Boshier described a process with an “atmosphere of mistrust and defensiveness” that we remember only too well. The most alarming part of the report for me is that “student well-being and mental health was not regarded as a persuasive factor” as decisions were made whether or not to close schools. The reality is that seven years on from the quakes, we’re seeing the fallout of the bureaucratic process that was badly bungled by the Government. The Ombudsman notes that “the impact of the trauma caused by the earthquakes and the ensuing social upheaval on young children’s learning and behaviour is becoming more evident as time passes.” I recall the shock and disbelief felt by locals in Hornby and Hillmorton as Branston and Manning Intermediates were closed. People simply

didn’t understand why it was happening. While today we have fantastic new opportunities for children in these communities, this doesn’t excuse the way these communities were dealt to. At the time we argued that decisions around closures and mergers were too soon. It gives me no comfort to now see how we could have benefitted from waiting to see what the shape of our city would be. Many Christchurch schools are already at overcapacity. Rushing the process was a lost opportunity. The report makes the point that the ministry has learned from this experiment. In the wake of the report the bureaucrats have apologised, however, I am a firm believer that the buck stops with those at the top. Senior members of the National Government need to front up to the people of Christchurch and apologise for an appalling process that has left deep scars. •Megan Woods is Labour’s Canterbury spokeswoman

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Performers tackle big issues With a theme “Behind Closed Doors, #ourfight4purpose”, Hillmorton Stage Challenge students chose to explore some hard-hitting social issues about what some people go through “behind closed doors” on a dayto-day basis: family pressures, loneliness, healthy and unhealthy relationships, and alcohol use

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Composer’s work has first airing

Kurumi Mori is a talented musician and Year 12 international student studying at Hillmorton who is venturing into composition! She has been working on a composition for French horn and piano which recently got its first airing. Mr Antonio Dimitrov, a member of the Christchurch Symphony Orchestra and an itinerant brass teacher at HIllmorton, played Kurumi’s piece for the first time rehearsing with Kurumi accompanying him. Mr Dimitrov said the piece was excellent and he was most impressed. It’s not every day that you get to have a professional musician play your composition! Kurumi Mori, right, with brass teacher Antonio Dimitrov.

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For the second year running, Year 9 students recently took time out to undertake some social action at Halswell Quarry. Supervised by the park rangers, this year they successfully got more than 400 plants in the ground. The “Big Day Out” – one of our cross-curricular learning episodes in the Middle School (Years 7 – 10) coincides with Arbor Day and Matariki.


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Green behind the Gold LUSH: (Anticlockwise from left) Best of All Lookout, rainforest, oysters at Bazaar Restaurant, QT Gold Coast accommodation and antarctic beech trees.

„„ By Mike Yardley BEYOND THE beach of Surfers Paradise, the Gold Coast hinterland abounds with soft adventure pursuits. It’s the green behind the gold, a lush high country wonderland of rainforests, waterfalls and characterful mountain villages. Just 40 minutes from the bikinis and the breakers, I journeyed to the green-drenched embrace of Tamborine Mountain with Scenic Hinterland Day Tours. It’s the most northern section of the Southern Hemisphere’s biggest volcanic caldera, a vast green eroded cauldron sprawling for 40km as far as Byron Bay. Our first stop was Curtis Falls Walk, which like many trails across Tamborine Mountain, is short and stress-free. An unexpected frisson heralded our arrival, as an enormous flooded gum tree cracked and crashed down to the forest floor. The noise was horrific. Drama over, a quick 10 minute stroll through lush rainforest brought us to Curtis Falls, which flows into Cedar Creek. This is a spring fed waterfall, with a Disney-like drop into a rock pool, before tumbling over basalt boulders. We also took in the Tamborine Rainforest Skywalk, which is another effortless way to soak up the forest finery. Elevated steel walkways zip you through the upper canopy of the forest, combined with easy trails through the forest floor. The highlight is the 40m long cantilever that juts out and wobbles, 30m above Cedar Creek and the forest. All over Tamborine Mountain nature is locked in a tug of war between the giant flooded gum trees of the Eucalypt forest and the sub-tropical rainforest. Tamborine is home to 6000 residents, the mountain community’s long driveways and grand, stately gates are a recurring theme. There’s some serious wealth up here, with a

glorious lifestyle. The tourist hub of Gallery Walk lures the hordes with its abundance of craft shops, art galleries, superb boutique wineries and eateries. It’s also home to a swag of woo-woo new age healers. Psychic healing, anyone? We also ventured to Springbrook Mountain, the tallest peak in the hinterland, topping out at 1000m. Highlights included in Purling Brook Falls, a staggering spectacle of rainforest, cascading water and canyon-like cliffs, flaunting their volcanic hues.

As the name would suggest, Best of All Lookout is the granddaddy of all views, serving up a sweeping canvas of scenery from Springbrook’s high plateau, reaching across the border into New South Wales and to Mt Warning, which was the core of the ancient volcano. To reach the lookout entails a 10 minute stroll through ancient rainforest, which also boasts the geographical oddity of mighty antarctic beech trees. They are unique to the area, a hangover from Gondwanaland, and these

gnarly giant specimens are 2000-years-old – and still going strong. Enjoy a cool change and magical day of discovery with Scenic Hinterland Day Tours. www.hinterlandtours.com.au If boutique-style, affordable luxury is your bag, book a winter escape at QT Gold Coast. With a vintage Holden parked up in the driveway and longboard strapped to on its roof-rack, this opening nod to the seaside-mecca sets the stage for a fun and funky hotel stay. Beating to a distinctive retro

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Jetstar offers direct flights to the GC from Christchurch. For guaranteed best fare deals, enjoy a Gold Coast escape and bag a sizzling deal at www.jetstar.com Transferring from Gold Coast Airport? With more than 20 years in the business, Con-X-ion provides a greatvalue, reliable and friendly service, with guaranteed door-to-door pick up and drop off services. In addition to airport transfers, Con-X-ion also offers theme park transfers and city tours. Book ahead. www.con-x-ion.com

vibe, the gorgeous QT Gold Coast is situated in the heart of Surfers Paradise and just a block back from the beach. All rooms boast a spacious balcony offering sublime ocean and skyline views. From the ceramic cockatoo side lamps to the DIY lemonade kits, the chic and playful atmosphere is catwalk cool. This designer hotel is loaded with goodies including a sublime outdoor pool deck, tennis courts and unforgettable dining. Bazaar Restaurant serves international cuisine in a striking marketplace-style setting with open concept kitchens. The buffetstyle dinner is just astonishing – size up the seafood! The freshly shucked oysters are a smash-hit, as are the made-to-order Asian dishes and the DIY dessert bar which is beyond decadent. Retire to Stingray Lounge for inventive cocktails in a chilled atmosphere, while Fixx features Italian cuisine and afterdinner drinks. This inventive establishment will seduce you the moment you step inside the door. If only all hotels exhibited such an effervescent personality. From the free WiFi and delicious seaside-themed chocolates to the full-service spa, all bases are covered. www. qthotelsandresorts.com

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Air Safaris Air Safaris has operated scenic flights throughout the World Heritage National Parks of Aoraki Mount Cook and Westland Tai Poutini since 1970. The ‘Grand Traverse’ is an experience of a lifetime, recognised as the premier Aoraki Mount Cook flight-seeing experience and New Zealand’s “must do” scenic flight. Over 50 minutes, the magnificent flight encompasses two World Heritage National Parks, glaciers (Tasman, Fox and Franz Josef) and 200km of New Zealand’s most memorable and breath-taking scenery. airsafaris.co.nz

Book Tekapo Holiday Homes Offering a range of high-quality self-contained accommodation options in Lake Tekapo. Style special: Receive 20% off when you stay in June. Email booktekapo@xtra.co.nz. booktekapo.co.nz

GREAT ESCAPES

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With magical starry nights, brilliant sunny days, remarkable turquoise blue lakes and stunning snowcapped mountains, the Mackenzie region has it all.

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With natural dry powdered snow, trails for all abilities and a huge learner’s area with all-day sun and wide-open runs, Mt Dobson has it all. The café, equipment rental and Snow School, run by a passionate team of international instructors, ensure you have everything you need on the mountain.

Nestled in the stunning Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park, the iconic Hermitage Hotel is the perfect base for your next winter escape. Experience the Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre, a Big Sky Stargazing tour or the Tasman Valley Argo Tour, then dine in one of the hotel’s many restaurants, surrounded by the wonders of Aoraki/Mt Cook.

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Tekapo Star Gazing The ultimate in stellar relaxation, Tekapo Star Gazing is the Mackenzie Country’s newest offering. Combining the stunning Aoraki Mackenzie International Dark Sky Reserve with the soul-warming hot pools of Tekapo Springs, the two-hour experience runs three times, nightly. Through high-powered telescopes, explore the southern

Alpine Guides Ski the legendary Tasman Glacier with Alpine Guides and explore New Zealand’s largest glacier and its azure ice caves. Make turns down 8-10km ski runs, with professional guides that enable extraordinary skiing for ordinary skiers! Packages include three spectacular scenic flights with snow landings, and a picnic lunch in the snow. Flying every fine day from 1 June to 30 September. skithetasman.co.nz

night sky and learn what many of its prominent features mean. Then, immerse yourself in a 38-degree hot pool to continue apppreciating uninterrupted views of the night sky. tekapostargazing.co.nz


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Mackenzies café & Bar Enjoy great food and spectacular views in a beautiful environment. Casual café meals for brunch and lunch and a relaxed atmosphere for evening a la carte dining. For something a little different try the stone grill menu. Proud purveyors of great food, Allpress coffee, New Zealand wines and Monteith’s craft beer. Open 10am every day. mackenziesmanager@ihug.co.nz

roundhill Ski Field Roundhill is a fantastic family ski field with breath-taking views of Aoraki Mt Cook, the Southern Alps and Lake Tekapo. There is terrain for all ages and stages, from a huge beginner’s area to the big mountain terrain accessed by the Heritage Express tow. With a sunny aspect, easy 8km access road and a fully licensed café, Roundhill is the perfect place to enjoy a day on the slopes. Open 1 July to 17 September 2017. roundhill.co.nz

Lake Tekapo Motels and Holiday Park

Lake Tekapo cottages

Set amongst mature trees, Lake Tekapo Motels & Holiday Park and the Lakefront Lodge backpackers cater to every traveller. All with endless stunning views of Lake Tekpo and the surrounding mountains, choose from motels, Kiwi baches, en suite units, standard cabins, the backpackers lodge, power sites and tent sites.

Looking for a little independence with your accommodation? Separate, self-contained and secluded cottages await you, all conveniently located near the lake, church and shops.

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Tasman Glacier Heli Skiing Exclusive heli skiing at the head of NZ’s biggest glacier. Tick off your bucket list with a four-run Tasman Glacier Heli Ski day. Ice canyons, ice caves and four long runs through spectacular scenery. Heli hiking also available. 0800 AorAki / www.mtcook.com

The cairns The Cairns offers unique accommodation and function venues, a superbly planned residential development and The Cairns Golf Course, all featuring stunning Lake Tekapo landscapes. There are plenty of activities and things to do in Lake Tekapo, from Mackenzie horse trekking and hiking to helicopter flights, to name a few. The Cairns development and golf course is only minutes from Tekapo and connected not only by the main highway but also by established walking and biking tracks. thecairns.co.nz


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Peppers Bluewater resort Near the shores of Lake Tekapo, Peppers Bluewater Resort offers high-end accommodation amidst equally as stunning scenery. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and drinks, the resort’s Rakinui Restaurant & Bar embraces the fine fare available in Mackenzie Country, with a modern farm-to-table philosophy that will complete your sensory experience of this beautiful region. peppers.co.nz/bluewater

ohau Snow Fields & Lake ohau Lodge SNOW, natural and made! Enjoy high-country hospitality and fare at the Lake Ohau Lodge – dinner, bed and breakfast, and special lift rates for guests. ohau.co.nz

earth & Sky Stargazing See the galaxies and stars like never before from a mountaintop location and New Zealand’s only optical research observatory. The University of Canterbury Mt John Observatory and Cowan’s Observatory both sit at the heart of the Aoraki Mackenzie International Dark Sky Reserve – the largest of Lake Tekapo Alpine recreation eleven in the world. For a hands-on, authentic Hit the slopes, fly, ice skate and bike, or soak in the hot pools, stargaze Expand your horizons! Let Alpine Recreation take you on a trekking, and educational astronomy experience and indulge in great food and wine – the choice is yours at Lake climbing or snowshoeing adventure through the Two Thumb Range, that’s not to be forgotten, visit Earth & Sky Tekapo. Promoted by Lake Tekapo Promotions Association. complete with heated private huts. Stargazing. earthandsky.co.nz

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Tin Plate kitchen & Bar Take a seat by the open fire and relax in this contemporary eatery. The seasonally-led main menu and diverse range of wines, craft beer and cocktails cater to all tastes – with gluten-free and vegetarian diets accommodated for, too. Drop in for breakfast, lunch, dinner or simply a delicious housemade pizza. tekapotinplate.com


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GETAWAY TO WESTCOAST

East to West - A great journey of New Zealand The TranzAlpine scenic train journeys between Christchurch and Greymouth, from one coast of the South Island to the other. Now is the time to start planning your winter break on the world famous scenic rail journey to Greymouth. Cross the sprawling Canterbury Plains and enjoy picturesque vistas as you travel the granite ravines of the ice-fed Waimakariri River. Traverse the mighty Southern Alps where spectacular views of the chiselled alpine landscape with take your breath away at every turn. After stopping at Arthur’s Pass, the terrain changes as you emerge from the 8.5km long Otira Tunnel. With a steep gradient of 1 in 33, it remains one of New Zealand’s finest engineering feats. Descending through a subtropical rainforest and past the glistening waters of Lake Brunner, you continue on to Greymouth. As the heart of the West Coast, it is a great base for exploring the region’s famous glaciers, wild rivers and stunning Pancake Rocks at Punakaiki. You will enjoy all this from the comfort of new world-class carriages featuring huge panoramic sky-view windows, an onboard licensed café with a range of delicious New Zealand flavours and comprehensive GPS triggered at-seat audio commentary. For a breath of fresh spring air, step onto the open air viewing carriage where nothing gets between your camera and the stunning scenery. The TranzAlpine runs a daily return service between Christchurch and Greymouth throughout the year. Book your unforgettable TranzAlpine journey today and experience the beauty of the Southern Alps.

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Visit the West Coast by train this winter. Experience the South Island’s striking natural landscape by taking a train between Christchurch and Greymouth. Along this journey you’ll see epic vistas, travel the edges of the ice-fed Waimakariri River, traverse the Southern Alps, and see miles of native beech forest. The TranzAlpine is one of the world’s great train journeys covering 223 kilometres (139 miles) one-way, taking just under 5 hours. You’ll traverse the majestic Canterbury Plains, to the backdrop of the mighty Southern Alps - the journey of a lifetime.

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Wonderful winter violas WE’RE ON a colour buzz at the nursery this winter. Last month, I wrote about adding colour to your winter garden with the three Ps – polyanthus, primula and pansy. Now, I’m going to recommend you add even more colour by planting violas. We have several different coloured violas available to order. Two straight colours – apricot and blue. And two mixed bundles of colours – the penny citrus mix, which has yellow, apricot and white flowers. And viola-mixed colours, which includes white, yellow, purple and more. You can order your plants from our recently re-launched online store at www.awapuni.co.nz. Buy online and you’ll also be able to earn loyalty points to put towards free seedling bundles. Next you need to find somewhere to plant. I recommend looking for wide, open spaces. Violas grow really well alongside paving or patios. They also look fantastic in borders around spring bulbs or roses – particularly as the roses go dormant and lose their leaves. And if you’re a hanging basket fan (like I am), use violas to

create a welcoming entrance at your place throughout the cooler months. You can also pop them in a pot – in fact they look great planted around the outside of potted shrubs or citrus trees. Wherever you decide to plant, simply dig in a balanced fertiliser, then plant your seedlings in small holes, about 20cm apart. If growing them in a pot, make sure you use a good potting mix to provide all the nutrients they need. Try not to position any pots under the eaves of your house. Violas like good air circulation and keeping them away from these types of spots will help prevent them getting downy mildew. In about four to six weeks, you should have even more colour in your garden. Remember to pick off the dead heads to encourage them to flower, and you’ll get to enjoy the effect for much, much longer. •Henri Ham, Awapuni Nurseries, www.awapuni. co.nz

Plant now for strawberries EVEN THOUGH this winter has been pretty mild so far, it still seems odd to be thinking about such a summery fruit as strawberries just yet. But if you want to enjoy the fruits of your labour at Christmas now is the time to plant strawberries. I love the fact strawberries will grow just about anywhere. Google strawberry planters and you will find an array of creative places for growing this tasty fruit. Cut off drain pipes, wooden pyramids, garden beds, pots, the list goes on. I like to grow strawberries in a raised garden bed. But I’m also a fan of planting them in a paradise planter or hanging basket. As long as they can see the sun, and where you’re planting is well-drained and not prone to frost, you can expect healthygrowing plants that produce lots

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of fruit. When you’ve found just the right spot or spots, prepare the soil by digging in a general fertiliser that’s rich in potassium – this will help stimulate plant growth and big, juicy fruit. If you’re planting in a pot or hanging basket, use a good potting mix and for an extra boost apply a liquid fertiliser to the mix. You can order your strawberry plants from www. awapuni.co.nz. Each regular-sized bundle has around four plants which should produce between 60-100 strawberries come Christmas. If you’re planting in a paradise planter you’ll need 32 seedlings to fill each hole. Before planting in the garden raise your bed by mounding the soil. This will encourage circulation, drainage and can add depth to shallow soil. Plant your seedlings around

the edges of your garden or pots to encourage the strawberries to hang over the sides and prevent the fruit from touching the ground and rotting. Dig a hole 10cm deep and place the seedling inside. A deep hole is required to give the roots plenty of room to spread out and grow but be careful not to bury the plant. Pack the soil firmly around each seedling and surround with peastraw or newspaper to help keep away weeds. Place netting or wire over you plants when they begin to produce fruit. This will block out birds and ensure you get to eat the strawberries yourself. In spring, add another dose of general fertiliser to your strawberries to encourage sturdier plants that are more disease resistant heading in to the warmer months.


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ISAAC THEATRE ROYAL CHRISTCHURCH

25th July- 10am, 12pm & 3pm 26th july - 10am & 12pm BOOK: 0800 TICKETEK www.isaactheatreroyal.co.nz PRESENTED BY:

Late bloomer tackles big role „„ By Georgia O’Connor-Harding TOM TREVELLA was a late bloomer when it came to securing his first professional gig as an artist on stage. Trevella, 46, spent his earlier years travelling the world. It wasn’t until the Lyttelton resident returned to the city in his 30s that he met director/ actor Derek Doddington and his theatre career began to blossom. When Doddington founded Top Dog Theatre in 2003, Trevella was one of the first performers to jump on board by starring in Steven Berkoff’s gritty drama West. It was at Top Dog that Trevella was spotted by The Court Theatre’s artistic director Ross Gumbley, who gave him his first professional role in the original play Happy Coupling in 2006. “During my 20s, I did a lot of travelling and got life experience in a way and was able to bring that into theatre . . . it is not something I had a concentrated effort to do, I just sort of fell into it,” he said. More than a decade on, after establishing himself as a regular in the city’s art scene, he will feature in Top Dog’s latest

CHALLENGE: The cast of Up ‘n’ Under – Tom Trevella as Arthur (back left), Dougal Frame as Tony, Dan Crossen as Frank, Miriam van Voorthuizen as Hazel (front left), Aaron Boyce as Steve/ Reg Welsh and Darren Sundborn as Phil.

comedy Up ‘N’ Under by John Godber. Trevella will play the role of ex-professional rugby league player Arthur who bets his life savings he can train a team to beat the undefeated ‘Wheatsheaf Arms’. He said the show is almost a re-staging of Sylvester Stallone’s movie Rocky – but told through rugby league. Trevella was also one of

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the first on the scene when the Loons Theatre Trust, now the Lyttelton Arts Factory, was established in 2007. He still performs with the theatre company. He appeared in its first production of The Butler by Joe Bennett, which ended up touring in Islington, London, for three weeks. Since the February 2011 earthquake, Trevella has

seen great changes in the Lyttelton Arts Factory with the establishment of its new building on 1 Sumner Rd. Trevella is one of a limited number in the city who have managed to make theatre their main profession. “I don’t have an expensive house, dog, car, partner or children . . . those are the sort of things a theatre career can’t support,” he said. When he returned home from his travels, Trevella spent several years working in varied jobs in the city before he got his first professional gig. This included driving trams, working at the Christchurch Art Gallery and selling swimming pool chemicals. Trevella said a highlight of his travels was living in New York city for two years, where he learned he is the smallest of the small, a lesson which gave him the licence to be whoever he wanted to be. •Up ‘N’ Under will run at the Lyttelton Arts Factory from July 12-22. To book tickets, go to http:// topdogtheatre.com/shows/ up-n-under/

In Brief WOMEN IN THEATRE A social gathering will be held for women in theatre to discuss issues faced within its industry and how they can make a difference together. It will discuss the need for more female directors, writers, performers, producers, board members and back-stage in the city. The gathering is to be held on Sunday, 6.30pm at the Exchange Christchurch – XCHC on 376 Wilsons Rd North. SONGS FOR A NEW WORLD Newly-formed theatre company So Keen Productions will present its first show of the season Songs For A New World by Jason Robert Brown. It will run at The Great Hall: Christchurch Arts Centre, Worcester Boulevard from next Wednesday to Sunday. To book tickets go to https:// sokeenproductions.org/ SNOW WHITE The Court Theatre will stage Snow White as its latest show for the upcoming school holidays. All kids’ shows are recommended for children aged three to seven. Tickets are $10 for under-18s and $15 for adults. There will be a relaxed performance of Snow White on July 22, 11am. For more information go to https:// courttheatre.org.nz

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Having re-opened it’s doors to the new store at The Tannery, Joe Jandals offers creatively designed home decor, artwork and furniture. Now situated on Tannery Way, known as The Boardwalk”, the new premises has an exciting refit, creating a layout and space that reflects the Joe Jandals concept. Joe Jandal HQ also offers a project design service where the team can work to any budget. The furniture has their signature Cinderella Story feel about it, and a colourful retro distinctive vibe. Phone 3894-100(business hours) or Rachael on 0272 030 150 (anytime). Visit Joe Jandals at The Tannery, 3 Garlands Road, Woolston, go online at www. joejandals.co.nz, or find Joe Jandals on Instagram or Facebook.

Renovations and house levelling has long been a speciality of Bowers Builders. Their team of five builders has 90 years of collective experience in the industry, with owners Johnnie and Amanda directly involved in the management of every project. “We will take on the jobs that are outside the box – nothing is too hard,” say Amanda, who meets all new clients with Johnnie to talk over their specific building situation. “Once we start work on the job our client’s hardest decision should just be choosing the paint colour.” Clear and honest communication is integral to their business, with all work completed to a very high standard that will last over time. From a new garage floor that is complicated due to land conditions, an

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Servicing all makes & models The co-owners of Allan’s Tyre and Auto have more than 20 years’ combined workshop experience at a Mitsubishi franchise. We have three mechanics and an apprentice catering for all types of vehicles. The workshop can service and repair all makes and models, including 4WDs and vans. The well-equipped, MTA-assured workshop hosts a variety of tools, including the latest in diagnostic scanners and a factory scan tool dedicated to Mitsubishi. If it’s a new set of tyres you’re after, Allan’s Tyre and Auto also stock a wide range of tyres,

but can access any preferred brand overnight for customers. It is also an agent for Battery Mart. Available six days a week, Mike and Dirk offer warrants of fitness on all vehicles, performing a free battery check as part of the service. A courtesy car is available, but bookings are essential. Allan’s Tyre and Auto, 164 Kendal Ave, Burnside. Phone 3589399, or visit the website: allansauto.co.nz

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Sport In Brief YOUNG BASKETBALLERS PICKED IN NZ SQUAD Four Canterbury basketballers will represent New Zealand at next month’s under-17 FIBA Oceania Championships in Guam. Tsubasa Nisbet, Burnside High School, Charlotte Whittaker, St Andrew’s College, Amiee Book, Middleton Grange, and Lauryn Hippolite, Middleton Grange, have been named in the 12-strong squad, making Canterbury the most represented region in the country. They will look to finish in the top two to qualify for the FIBA Asia agegroup championships. The team will then have to finish in the top four in that tournament to qualify for the under-19 FIBA World Cup. HAMBLETT BACK TO US Promising footballer Johanna Hamblett, 21, will join Colorado College for the upcoming United States college season after a brief return to Christchurch to play for Cashmere Technical. The midfielder spent last year at Mississippi State University, where she started in 18 games. Before moving to the US, she was part of the Mainland Pride team which won the National Women’s League in 2013 and 2014. Hamblett is expected to debut for Colorado in August.

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Teacher, student – teammates Classroom to the football pitch „„ By Gordon Findlater ON MOST days Mikaele Rabuka knows Jacob Allen as Mr Allen – but on Saturday he was his partner in midfield. Rabuka, 15, made his first team debut off the bench during Ferrymead Bays 4-3 penalty shoot-out win over Western in the English Cup semi-final. When the Fijian entered the field with 15min left in normal time, a familiar face welcomed him on the pitch. He slotted in next to Allen in midfield, one of his teachers and football coach at St Thomas’ of Canterbury College. “I was pretty nervous before the game, and to be honest, I didn’t think I would get to play because I started on the bench and we were losing,” said Rabuka. On the eve of the semi-final, Rabuka received a message from Allen asking if he would be keen on a run with the first team. Bays were missing a couple of

CLASSROOM: Jacob Allen (left) and Mikaele Rabuka have gone from teacher and student to Ferrymead Bays teammates. PHOTO: MARTIN HUNTER regulars, forcing coach Danny Halligan to call up a number of players from the reserve team. Not knowing too much about Rabuka, he called Allen who

had nothing but praise for the teenager. “Our coach Danny said after the game that (Rabuka) was referring to me as Mr Allen

while he was on the bench. I was actually hoping he’d call me sir every time he passed me the ball,” Allen joked. “It was a strange experience at first, but he deserved to be there. He’s a quality young player.” When Rabuka entered the game, Bays trailed 0-2 before two late goals forced the match into extra-time. “He ended up on the wing in extra-time and even managed to make a couple of guys look silly which was great,” said Allen. The game went to penalties, with both teacher and student managing to avoid a walk to the penalty spot. “The coach asked me if I wanted to take one but I wasn’t really keen,” said Rabuka. With some first team regulars expected back this week, Rabuka may not get to play much of a part in Bays’ push for the Mainland Premier League and English Cup titles. At just 15, though, there’s no doubt he can become a regular in time. Rabuka and Allen now turn their attention to the St Thomas team and their bid to push for a play-off spot in the Connetics Premier 1st XI competition and a spot at the national schools tournament in September.


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Otago coach mulls over plans for the future „„ By Adrian Seconi OTAGO COACH Cory Brown is back from Georgia with a gold medal and perhaps the ambition to join the Highlanders coaching staff. Brown was defensive coach for the successful New Zealand side which demolished England 6417 in the final of World Rugby’s Under-20 Championship. While he was helping the ‘Baby Blacks’ hone their defen-

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THE WARRIORS will host two Friday night NRL games against Penrith and defending premiers Cronulla and meet both Canberra and Manly on Sunday afternoons in their last four regular season home matches. Full details for the final six rounds of the NRL season were released this week, with the Warriors locked in to play at Mt Smart Stadium against the Panthers on July 14 and the Sharks on July 28, the NZ Herald

reported. Stephen Kearney’s side will then play their last two home games against the Raiders on August 13 and Sea Eagles on August 27. In between, the Warriors will head across the Tasman for away games against North Queensland in Townsville on July 22, Newcastle on August 5, and South Sydney on August 18, before a round 26 clash against Wests Tigers at Leichardt Oval on September 3.

The Warriors are now sitting in 10th position – just two points outside the top eight, after grinding their way to a 21-14 win over the Bulldogs in Auckland last Friday. They will look to make it three in a row against Manly at Perth’s Nib Stadium on Saturday, with a second bye round to follow in round 18. Warriors round 17-26 draw (local kick-off times listed) •Saturday, July 1 3.30pm v Sea

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Open Homes Come to an open home or make a time to view. Avonhead: 31a Rosedale Place URGENT SALE: Make an offer. Nest or invest. 2 dble bdrm rear townhouse in Burnside & Merrin St school zones. Make an offer. Enquiry over $345,000 (RV $355,000) Sunday 11-11.30am Cashmere: 75 Valley Road Stunning City Views: Brand new executive home. Collapsed sale, back on the market, be quick! 4 bdrms, 2 bthrms, single gge. Extra parking. See it, love it, get it! Enquiry over $850,000 Sunday 2.15-2.45pm Linwood: 1a Clive Street Affordable, Sizable & Practical: Very tidy 3 dble bdrm home. Modern kitchen, new paint, carpet. Off street parking. Great value for money. Sunday 12-12.30pm North New Brighton: 12 Saltaire Street Price Reduced For Quick Sale: Great first home/investment. Price reduced to sell. 2/3 bdrms. Woodburner on wetback. Re-wired, re-roofed, re-painted. New dble garage. Enquiry over $355,000 (RV $375,000) Sunday 1-1.30pm

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The Real Estate Institute of New Zealand (REINZ) has announce that Ned Allison from Harcourts Grenadier in Christchurch is the winner of the 2017 REINZ National Real Estate Auctioneering Championships. Mark McGoldrick from Harcourts Canterbury (Ilam) was the runner up in the senior competition. Caleb Griffioen from Harcourt’s Gold Real Estate, Christchurch (Parklands) was runner up of the Rising Stars section. This result comes after two days of intense competition held at Auckland. Bindi Norwell, CEO, REINZ says: “Congratulations to Ned Allison for an outstanding performance. This competition is a tough and challenging one that requires high levels of commitment, training, courage and determination in order to succeed in this field. “This year’s Championships were made even more interesting by the fact that we had no reigning champions entering this year, so the competition was anyone’s to win,” points out Norwell. Mark Sumich, Chief Judge, commented: “The Championships showcase the best auctioneering talent available in New Zealand as our senior callers

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Confident at auctions Looking confident may be all you need to be the last bidder standing when the hammer goes down. Does your blood pressure go skyhigh at the sight of an auction room? Chances are some of your fellow bidders are doing all in their power to psych you out and win the bidding. Securing a property isn’t just about having the most money. Sometimes the winning bidder is the one with the most confidence. They use psychology to convince opposing bidders to give up, hoping to make everyone else think they’ve got more to spend than anyone else in the room. Too often buyers have preconceived ideas about how the auction will unfold and have their confidence knocked when it doesn’t go their way. Two can play at that game. You just need to get your strategy right. Looking confident may be all you need to be the last bidder standing when the hammer goes down. To be that person you need to do some preparation. Make sure you go to a few auctions first to get used to them. Come bidding day, park yourself on the side at the front so that you can see everyone in the room and, more importantly, they can see you whether they’re at the back of the front. It gives you a vantage point and shows the opposition you are bidding confidently against them. You are hoping that the other buyers have a plan in place. Often that’s to start low. So if you come in with a relatively high first bid,

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Beds & Bedding SINGLE Bed lower half of trundler bed, not needed brand new, $99 ph 021 213 4327

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• Boat Covers • Fish Finders • Boat Hardware • Life Jackets • Accessories

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Books BOOKS Old wanted, anything considered, including hunting, mountaineering, fishing & childrens, ph 354-1621

Building Supplies

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WANTED Don’t mind craning to remove or doing repairs. Also wanted offices, homes, granny flats, garages etc Ph 021 106 2900

Caravans, Motorhomes

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ANGLO 1974 15.5 ft, 4 berth, new tyres. Rego till 19-12-2017. No warrant, no awning. $4,500 ono. Must sell. Ph 021 134 6950 or 352-5817. CARAVAN Hoby 16 ft, fully self contained & certified, easy tow $14500, ph 03 455 4402 or 021 587 842 TRAILER Wanted any size or cond, ph or txt Peter 021 025-94977

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Cars $4,001 - $8,000 TOYOTA Corolla Luxel 2003, auto, 90,000kms, full electronics, reversing camera & audio system, in top cond $8000, ph 03 965 1458

Cars $8,001 - $12,000 TOYOTA VITZ. 2006,1.3 auto,low 56K, ABS, 8 safety air bags, AC, CD player, economy at its best, very tidy, be quick $8999 Ph 0274 936023

Cars $16,001 - $20,000 MITSUBISHI 380 SX, 2007, stunning red, $8,000 paint, 3.8 V6, 40mpg, spoiler, 17” alloys $18,000, ph 352 5963

Childcare & Domestic Help NANNY Mature & experienced seeks position caring for 1-2 children, over 5yrs old, after school, have nursing exp, St Albans, Papanui, Merivale & Shirley areas, plse ph 027 788-7147, Melanie, Ch

Classic Cars & Motorcycles MITSUBISHI CORDIA turbo GSR, 1985, low kms, 1 previous family owned, red, suit collector, ph 352 5963 MITSUBISHI CORDIA turbo GSR, 1985, low kms, 1 previous family owned, red, suit collector, ph 352 5963

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SPIRITUALIST CHURCH OF KAIAPOI

Centre of Eternal Spirit This Sunday 7pm St Johns Hall 51 Hilton Street. Address: Heather and Angela Clairvoyant: Heather and Angela Contact: Heather (03) 981 0303

41 Glenroy Street Woolston SUNDAY SERVICE 7pm

HORSE FLOAT 1982 Thoroughbred XL, brakes, new wof, in good order $6,500 ph 03 312-1045

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Fishing & Hunting

RIFLE Bolts wtd, cash paid, by collector, any type, price etc, in Canterbury Mon - Thurs, ph 027 586-7621

RIFLE GEVARM Semi auto .22 rifle in lockable case, many extras $300 ph 03 455 4402 Dunedin TROUT FLIES. Bags of 10,$10 each, also Salmon Ticers 1 bag of 18, $25 Ph 348 3368

Finance

Flatmates ANIMAL LOVER, mature wtd for room in Glentunnel, mountain views. 0275533556

Free GUINEA PIGS x2 male babies, must go together & must go to a good home, ph 027 411 4170

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Firewood FIREWOOD 1 Cu Mtr of dry untreated off cuts $25, 32 Dakota Cres, Mon to Fri 7am - 5pm , ph 03 3411027 FIREWOOD Dry Pine 3m $160, Bluegum 3m $250 Ph 027 2046058 or 03 4241755

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Furniture (Indoors)

Garage Sales

LOUNGE SUITE Queen Anne style, with matching Mahogany coffee table, must sell ph 382 0229 LOUNGE SUITE 3 seater couch & 2 chairs, dark green $90 ph 365 7160 TABLE Round with 2 drop leaf sides + 2 chairs, brand new $250 ono ph 03 420 2049

ADDINGTON 87 Harman Street, Saturday 8.30 to 12 noon, factory closing down, great offers, come & see for craft items, photo albums, large sheets of card, rolls of material, leather offcuts, tools & machinery, all prices to clear, wet or fine BELFAST 15c Johns Rd, Sat 9am, good quality & new chattels, offers RANGIORA 5 Wattle Lane, Sat 8am, something for everyone, Triumph 1975, 2.5 car, childrens clothes, childs bikes, open to offers on everything

Furniture (Outdoors) BBQ incl 1 hot plate, with lid, 2 doors at bottom, s/s, ph 365 7160 OUTDOOR RECLINERS x2 with squabs $25 pr ph 382 0229


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Gardening & Supplies A GARDEN PROFESSIONAL NEEDED? Qualified Horticulturist, offering expert pruning, garden makeovers, garden design and landscaping, for free quotes call Bryce 027 6888196 or 0508 242-733

Handy Person Services Tired of that dripping tap?Brassed off with those sticking doors and windows?Sick of looking at that broken gate & fence?Help is at hand!Ph John on 021 149 0986 for an obligation free quote to ease your mind.

Health & Beauty ANGELIC Witches, here to heal, miracles do happen, try a Reiki massage, for your aches, pains, blocks, pulls & strains from Reiki Master Pauline $25 per 30mins or $40 p/hr, ph 341-3146,

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ADVERTISMENTS in this classification can be placed to us on Ph 3791100. The deadline is 5pm Tuesdays for Thiursdays Star

SYDNEY Silkie pups avail 29/6 8 wks had first vacc, fleaed, wormed, ph 03 323 4344 or 021 217 2292 Kianaga.

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AMPLIFIERS Cambridge Audio A51W, virtually brand new 6 mths old will sell separately $3000 ea, ph 027 2232484...

PIANO Bentley compact, light, tidy condition + piano stool $200 ph 351 0904

Personals JUST RETIRED Man would like to find a silly and naughty firm slim older lady to talk about old times, and how it used to be. Maybe try and rekindle passion lost over the years. Want to die with a smile on my dial. 3583634 LOOKING for a lady to share my nice lifestyle with. No tats, no smokers, email alanjamieson@xtra. co.nz SINGLE LAD With time on hands seeks a firm fit friendly feminine feline for company, laughter, squeals of joy and TV time. 027 659 4425 SUCCESSFUL GENTLEMAN Mildly athletic 180cm and 95kg handsome and motivated living on own, Fendalton area, seeks a stylish, sophisticated and well preserved slim lady who might enjoy my company, my jokes,my warmth, my personality, for company. Love to hear from you Age 40 plus, Euro or Asian. Write to me. Brad, P.O.Box 1919 ,Christchurch A photo would be appreciated.

Pets & Supplies KAT ATTACK brand new, never used, pd $90 sell $45, ph 389-9055 or 027 358-7530 PUPPIES Staffy X Bullmastiff /Ridgeback ( dad) 6wks old, 2 brindle, 2 white & ginger, boys & girls avail, $300 will have 1 vacc ph 020 447 7444

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DCM ROOFING LTD The Roofing Specialists

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EXPERIENCED GARDENER (Kevin Garnett)

MOVERS (LTD)

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AN Extra Room @ your place. A NZ made Room-Mate movable Cabin is what you need, will keep you warm in winter, 2.4 mts x 3.6, fully insulated, curtains, carpet, alum joinery, lockable, from only $55 pw, WINZ quotes avail. to view www.roommatecabins.co.nz or ph 03 341-8909 or 0800 111-344 or 027 202-9145

To Let HOMESITTRS reqd, pref mature, not wkng/ retired, various areas. Ph Lisa 03 359-2323 www. townandcountryhomesit. co.nz

Tools & Machinery CHAINSAWS Wanted, old types, make & model number required, plse ph 06 327-6056 COMPAIR Compressor 1hp electric, hose & reel plus 1 framing senco, 1 finishing senco gun plus 2 boxes of 60mm finishing nails, $225 ono, ph 03 3228310

Small Shift Specialists and Single Items Ph 027 355 0090

ALL landscape work done. Maintenance, pruning, tidy up, lawn work, landscape planning and planting etc.

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Building & roofing log fire inSTAllATionS • Bricklaying & Blocklaying (30 yrs experience)

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BEST BATHROOMS full renovation specialists, LBP, repairs & maintenance ph 03 3870770 or 027 245-5226

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Specialists Clean & repair of all styles of window blinds domestic & commercial. New blind sales.

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Trades & Services BRiCK & BlOCK new work, repairs, small jobs only, free quotes, ph Bruce 028 406 8226 BUilDER Exp in all aspects of building works, home renovations & extensions, property repairs. Free quote. Ph Stuart 0274 661058 BUilDER LICENSED, available for all aspects of building. Please call 027 241-7471 or 335-0265 BUilDER Available for all your building needs. No job too small, specialist in residential repairs and maintenance. Trade qualified and Licenced. Phone Jason for a free quote on 021790083 BUilDER For all building work but specialist in bathroom renovations, 30 yrs experience, with service and integrity. Free Quotes. Ph Lachlan 383-1723 or 0274 367-067. BUilDER Qualified, licenced and insured, bathroom renovations, decks and fences, all building work, ph Josh 020 400 96143 www.jmhbuilders.co.nz

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CARPET & Vinyl lAying Repairs, uplifting,relaying, restretching,E mail jflattery@xtra.co.nz, ph 0800 003 181 or 027 2407416 ClEAning Home cleaning service. Fussy, thorough and reliable. Ph 325-3426 evenings or 021 046 2258 COnCRETE Decopave Ltd, Canterbury owned & operated for over 10 years, competitive rates, full excavation, coloured, exposed, stamped, call Paul 027 322 6119 COnCRETE iMPRESSiOnS lTD Call us for a free quote for all your driveway, path & patio needs - Concrete, Asphalt & Landscaping. Excavation & placings, power washing service, acid wash & reseal and fencing. Please call Jason Fisher on 022 075 9310 ElECTRiCiAn Registered, electrical installation and repairs, Gorbie Electrical, ph 021 026 73375 or 03 322 4209 ElECTRiCiAn Prompt & reliable registered electrician with 24 years experience for all residential and commercial work, new housing and switch board replacements Phone Chris 027 516 0669 ElECTRiCiAn Available, 30 years experience, immediate start, competitive rate, ph Brian 027 433 9548

FEnCing All styles and shapes, gates, wooden, ph Mark 027 331-3223 glAZiER Window repairs, pet doors, new glazing, double glazing, conservatory roofs. Experienced tradesman. Call Bill on 981-1903 or 022 413-3504 HAnDyMAn No job too big or small. Good rates. Call 020 410 67205 HAnDyDAn One call does it all. General Handyman Decking Fencing Spouting Cleans, Concrete Paths, Patios & Driveways, Repairs and Replacements Renovations Painting Gardening Full Cleaning Services Project Managing Ph Dan Today O22 600 7738 HAnDyMAn You name it, I’ll probably do it. Competitive rate. Ph Gordon 0274 851 897 or 960-1961 HOME DEliVERy trademe / store pucrchases etc from $40, ph Michael 022 067 5490 lAnDSCAPing Paving, Lawns, Irrigation, Decking, Fencing. Kanga & small digger services. Check out Squire Landscaping on facebook. FREE QUOTES. Ph Arthur 347-8796, 027 220-7014 Edwin 027 2207154

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EQC CASH SETTLEMENT We will re-scope your property to ensure you have been paid in full to cover all your repair costs. None of the properties that we have re-scoped so far has been paid the correct amount to repair their damage.

•Yaldhurst Road Initially $3,800 after our re-scope payment received $46,320 •Wairakei Road Initially $7,575 after our re-scope payment received $38,182 •Prossers Road Initially $19,827 after our re-scope payment received $60,273 •Kaplan Avenue Initially $859 after our re-scope payment received $34,931 •Liverton Crescent Initially $11,000 after our re-scope payment received $29,842 •Dalkeith Street Initially $5,000 after our re-scope payment received $8,945

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• We have re-scoped 50 properties who have been under paid for their repairs. • Have your initial repairs failed? • Did you receive your full entitlement? • Do not pay your excess until all repairs are completed. • General under payments are: Asbestos testing and exterior lead paint, peeling wallpaper, cracking in exterior plaster not repaired correctly.

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ROOFING Qualified & Licenced Practitioner. Re-Roof & Repairs, all types. Member New Zealand Roofing Association. Over 35 years experience. Phone John 027 432-3822 or 351-9147 email johnmill@ihug. co.nz sPOUTING CLEANING Spouting Unblocked, Cleaned Out and Flushed Out. Also Full Handyman Services Available. Call Trevor 332 8949 or 021 043 2034 TILER For all your tiling needs, new, existing & replacement of tiles, free quotes, ph Jared 021 023 58414 TREEs BIG OR sMALL tree removal, trimming, stump grinding, shelterbelt clean up, section clearing, rubbish removals, excavation work, ph Trees Big or Small, for a free quote, 021 061 4783 TREEs & HEdGEs cut down or trimmed, shrubs and rubbish removal, section clearing, ph 022 609 2176 for a free quote WATERBLAsTING Quick service, great rates Call Bret 02041067205 WINdOW CLEANING Average 3 brm house inside or out $40. Both $70 Phone Trevor 344-2170

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Ōpāwa School Board of Trustees Casual vacancy for an elected trustee A casual vacancy has occurred on the board of trustees for an elected parent representative. The board has resolved under section 105 of the Education Act 1989 to fill the vacancy by selection. If ten percent or more of eligible voters on the school roll ask the board, within 28 days of this notice being published, to hold a by-election to fill the vacancy, then a byelection will be held. Any eligible voter who wishes to ask the board to hold a by-election should write to: Don Chittock Board of Trustees Ōpāwa School Ford Rd Opawa By: 27 July 2017

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SALE AND SUPPLY OF ALCOHOL ACT 2012 SECTION 127, 101 & 120 KAREPA HOLDINGS LIMITED, (THE LICENSEE, The Manager Misceo Cafe & Bar, PO Box 29005, Fendalton Christchurch 8540), has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Christchurch for the renewal and variation of ON-LICENCE RENEWAL in respect of the premises situated at 251 Clyde Road known as MISCEO CAFE. The general nature of the business conducted under the licence is: ON-LICENCE TAVERN.

INSIDE AREAS: MONDAY TO SUNDAY 8.00AM TO 12.30AM THE FOLLOWING DAY. OUTSIDE AREAS: (RMA 20013599) SUNDAY TO WEDNESDAY 8.00AM TO 10.00PM. THURSDAY TO SATURDAY 8.00AM TO 11.00PM.

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VARIATION SOUGHT: TO REMOVE SUPERVISED DESIGNATION FROM EVERY BAR TO BEING UNDESIGNATED ENTIRE PREMISE. The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee, Civic Offices, 77 Hereford Street, Christchurch. Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the grant of the application may, not later than 15 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with the Secretary of the District Licensing Committee, PO Box 73049, Christchurch 8154. No objection to the renewal of a licence may be made in relation to a matter other than a matter specified in section 131 of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012. This is the first publication of this notice.


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The responsibilities of tree owners and Orion under the Electricity (Hazards from Trees) Regulations 2003 Orion New Zealand owns and operates the electricity distribution network in central Canterbury between the Waimakariri and Rakaia rivers and from the Canterbury coast to Arthur’s Pass. Trees touching power lines account for 10-20% of all unplanned power outages on our network. If you see a tree touching a power line, or any other hazardous tree condition, please contact us immediately on 03 363 9898 or 0800 363 9898.

Orion’s tree management programme

This advertisement provides a general notice of the Electricity (Hazards from Trees) Regulations 2003 and the dangers of trees near power lines. More detail on these issues can be found on our website www.oriongroup.co.nz or by phoning us on 03 363 9898.

We currently undertake periodic cutting or trimming of vegetation within the notice zone. The intent of this cutting or trimming is to support safety and reduce the risk of power outages. This periodic cutting or trimming by us does not remove the tree owner’s responsibilities and in the case of fast growing species may not be sufficient to ensure that trees remain outside of the growth limit zone. You will be notified prior to any periodic trimming being carried out and the work will be completed by arborists carrying Orion identification.

The Electricity (Hazards from Trees) Regulations 2003

The regulations set out the responsibilities of electricity line companies and tree owners. The purpose of the regulations is to protect the safety of the public and help to ensure a secure supply of electricity. The regulations: • define safe separation distances between trees and power lines • specifies who is responsible for ensuring clearances are maintained • places potential liability on the tree owner if any damage or accident occurs due to trees touching power lines. (Note that the word “trees” includes all types of vegetation, including shrubs, hedges and climbing vines.)

What are the dangers?

Trees near power lines need to be trimmed or removed for the following reasons: • children like to climb trees and when trees are close to power lines there is a risk of serious injury or death • in severe weather conditions, vegetation can become electrically “live” and may electrocute anyone or anything that touches it • while a tree may not touch a power line in fine weather, branches can bend or break in wind or snow storms, causing serious damage and possibly prolonged power outages • in dry conditions, electrical sparking caused by branches or windblown debris on lines may cause fires.

Orion’s tree management programme is largely governed by the Electricity (Hazards from Trees) Regulations 2003. Our programme involves education, monitoring and the cut/trim or removal of trees that threaten to come into contact with power lines. Through this programme we work with tree owners to minimise the risk of their trees touching power lines.

If Orion becomes aware of a tree which is within the ‘Notice zone’ (see Tree “A” in the diagram below) then we are required to issue the tree owner with a Hazard Warning notice. For trees within the ‘Growth limit zone’ (see Tree “B” in the diagram below) we are required to issue the tree owner with a Cut or Trim notice.

What is a hazard warning notice?

If a tree is within the “Notice zone” (see Tree “A” in the diagram), we are required to issue a hazard warning notice to the tree owner.

Notice zone

Minimum distances required between trees and power lines

The minimum distances that must be maintained between trees and power lines, defined in the regulations, are outlined in the diagram to the right. A common sense approach, by tree owners trimming trees early, will generally prevent trees touching power lines.

Growth limit zone

Tree “A”

To maintain a safe distance from power lines some trees require cutting or trimming more frequently than other trees, but if it is determined that cutting or trimming cannot satisfactorily meet the requirement then removing the tree is recommended. Other situations may require trees to be felled because they are at a distance that is considered to be a hazard due to falling during storms or being diseased.

Tree “B”

Power line

Notice zone

Growth limit zone

66kV (high voltage)

5.0 metres

4.0 metres

33kV (high voltage)

3.5 metres

2.5 metres

11kV (high voltage)

2.6 metres

1.6 metres

400V/230V (low voltage)

1.5 metres

0.5 metres

Note:

V = Volts; kV = kilo Volts ie 1,000 Volts

1) These distances are from the power line, not the power pole 2) These distances are a minimum and apply in all conditions including high wind or snow 3) In most instances the power lines that go to a house or building are low voltage power lines. Power lines that go down a street may be low or high voltage.

A hazard warning notice alerts the tree owner that the tree has encroached the notice zone and that if it encroaches the “Growth limit zone” (see Tree “B” in the diagram) a cut or trim notice may be immediately given to the tree owner (see above).

Trimming trees near power lines

Trimming trees near power lines can be extremely hazardous and the dangers should not be underestimated. Contact with a power line can cause: • • • • • •

injury or death to yourself, family or passers by injury or death to livestock damage to property and other trees damage to electrical appliances damage to power supply facilities damage to third parties.

We recognise that the public is not always experienced in tree trimming, so we are happy to advise you on this. We can arrange for trees near power lines to be trimmed at your cost. If, however, you prefer to arrange your own tree trimming, we recommend you hire professionals with the necessary expertise and safety procedures to competently carry out this work. If you or someone working for you intends to work within 4 metres of power lines, a close approach consent is required from Orion before you start. As a tree owner you may be liable for any damage caused by carrying out trimming or felling of trees.

The growth limit zone is the area around a power line which trees must not encroach even in windy or snow conditions. The notice zone is a distance one metre beyond the growth limit zone.

What is a cut or trim notice?

If we become aware that a tree has encroached on the “Growth limit zone”, we will give notice in writing to the tree owner that the tree must be cut or timed to maintain the distances prescribed in the regulations, and the timeframes for action. If no action is taken Orion may then trim the tree and seek to recover costs.

Who pays for the cut or trim?

Orion is responsible for the first cut of trees near power lines, where the first cut is on a property basis, not owner basis. We have already met this obligation by completing a first cut of vegetation on all our lines. The tree owner will need to organise and pay for any subsequent and future cuts or trims. We are happy to provide tree owners with a list of approved arborists who can carry out this work, and also advise the best solution given the circumstances.

What fines can be imposed?

A tree owner commits an offence where a cut or trim notice is given, and without reasonable excuse, the tree owner fails to have the tree cut or trimmed and/or fails to advise us of the time and location of the cut or trim. A person who commits such an offence is liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding $10,000. If the offence continues, that person is also liable for a further fine of not more than $500 for every day or part day during which the offence continues.

Contact us if in any doubt about your tree

ORION NEW ZEALAND LIMITED

Please contact us or an approved Orion tree trimming contractor to help with your trees, or to discuss your options.

oriongroup.co.nz

We aim to work with tree owners to ensure safety is maintained and power outages are minimised. We will actively work with tree owners to see trees are trimmed or cut before regulatory powers are applied. However, as we wish to ensure the safety and security of the public, we will use the regulations where necessary.

Orion New Zealand Limited owns and operates the electricity distribution network in central Canterbury between the Waimakariri and Rakaia rivers.

565 Wairakei Road, Christchurch 8053 PO Box 13896, Christchurch 8141 Phone +64 3 363 9898 info@oriongroup.co.nz


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SECTION 101 SALE AND SUPPLY OF ALCOHOL ACT 2012 Caliente Kitchens Ltd, (PO Box 35, Christchurch), has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Christchurch for the renewal of an on licence in respect of the premises situated at Level 1, 98 Victoria Street known as Boo Radley’s Food & Liquor. The general nature of the business conducted under the licence is a: bar/restaurant. The days on which and the hours during which alcohol is sold under the licence are: 8am to 3am, seven days per week. The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee. Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the issue of the licence may, not later than 15 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with the Secretary of the District Licensing Committee, PO Box 73049, Christchurch 8154. No objection to the renewal of a licence may be made in relation to a matter other than a matter specified in section 131 of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012.

Public Notices

SALE AND SUPPLY OF ALCOHOL ACT 2012 SECTION 127 & 101

SATYA ENTERPRISES LIMITED, (THE LICENSEE, Mr Inderjit Singh Satya Enterprises Limited, 25 Birkdale Drive, Shirley Christchurch 8061), has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Christchurch for the renewal of OFF-LICENCE RENEWAL in respect of the premises situated at 5/251 Travis Road known as THE BOTTLE O QEII. The general nature of the business conducted under the licence is: OFF-LICENCE LIQUOR STORE.

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SALE AND SUPPLY OF ALCOHOL ACT 2012 SECTION 127 & 101

SALE AND SUPPLY OF ALCOHOL ACT 2012 SECTION 101

D & B TRADING LIMITED, (THE LICENSEE, Mr Ben Dunkin, PO BOX 2781, Christchurch 8140), has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Christchurch for the renewal of ON-LICENCE RENEWAL in respect of the premises situated at 290-292 Montreal Street known as THE VILLAS.

DOSE COFFEE COMPANY LIMITED, (THE LICENSEE, 295 Blenheim Road, Christchurch 8041), has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Christchurch for the renewal of ON-LICENCE RENEWAL in respect of the premises situated at 20/295 Blenheim Road, Middleton known as DOSE DINER.

FERRYMEAD GOLF LIMITED, (THE LICENSEE, 55 Eastwood Rise, Waimairi, Christchurch 8083), has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Christchurch for the issue of ON-LICENCE NEW in respect of the premises situated at 50 Ferrymead Park Drive known as FERRYMEAD EVENTS CENTRE.

The general nature of the business conducted under the licence is: ON-LICENCE RESTAURANT CLASS 3.

The general nature of the business conducted under the licence is: ON-LICENCE FUNCTION CENTRE.

The days on which and the hours during which alcohol is sold under the licence are: MONDAY TO SUNDAY 8.00AM TO 11.00PM.

The days on which and the hours during which alcohol is intended to be sold under the licence are: MONDAY TO SUNDAY 8.00AM TO 1.00AM THE FOLLOWING DAY.

The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee, Civic Offices, 53 Hereford Street, Christchurch.

The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee, Civic Offices, 77 Hereford Street, Christchurch.

Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the granting of the application may, not later than 15 working days after the first publication of notice of the application, in the newspaper (being The Star), file a notice in writing of the objection with the Secretary of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee, PO Box 73049.

Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the grant of the application may, not later than 15 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with the Secretary of the District Licensing Committee, PO Box 73049, Christchurch 8154.

Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the grant of the application may, not later than 15 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with the Secretary of the District Licensing Committee, PO Box 73049, Christchurch 8154.

Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the issue of the licence may, not later than 15 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with the Secretary of the District Licensing Committee, PO Box 73049, Christchurch 8154.

No objection to the renewal of a licence may be made in relation to a matter other than a matter specified in section 131 of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012.

No objection to the renewal of a licence may be made in relation to a matter other than a matter specified in section 131 of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012.

No objection to the issue of a licence may be made in relation to a matter other than a matter specified in section 105(1) of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012.

This is the only publication of this notice.

This is the only publication of this notice.

This is the first publication of this notice.

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SALE AND SUPPLY OF ALCOHOL ACT 2012 SECTION 127 & 101

A AND S 2017 LIMITED, (THE LICENSEE, PO Box 5376, Papanui, Christchurch), has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Christchurch for the issue of ON-LICENCE NEW in respect of the premises situated at 15 Main North Road known as PAPANUI FLAME.

NOTUN JIBON LIMITED, (THE LICENSEE, PO Box 13735, Armagh, Christchurch 8141), has made application the District Licensing Committee at Christchurch for the issue of ON-LICENCE NEW in respect of the premises situated at 91 Riccarton Road known as NOBANNO RESTAURANT, BAR & CAFE.

VIECELI HOSPITALITY LIMITED, (THE LICENSEE, 6 Inwoods Road, Christchurch 8083), has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Christchurch for the renewal of OFF-LICENCE RENEWAL in respect of the premises situated at 6 Inwoods Road known as HENRYS PARKLANDS.

The general nature of the business conducted under the licence is: ON-LICENCE RESTAURANT CLASS 3.

The general nature of the business conducted under the licence is: OFF-LICENCE LIQUOR STORE.

The days on which and the hours during which alcohol is intended to be sold under the licence are: MONDAY TO SUNDAY 11.00AM TO 1.00AM THE FOLLOWING DAY

The days on which and the hours during which alcohol is sold under the licence are: MONDAY TO SUNDAY 8.00AM TO 11.00PM.

The days on which and the hours during which alcohol is intended to be sold under the licence are: MONDAY TO SUNDAY 8.00AM TO 2.00AM THE FOLLOWING DAY. The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee, 53 Hereford Street, Christchurch.

The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee, 77 Hereford Street, Christchurch.

SALE AND SUPPLY OF ALCOHOL ACT 2012 SECTION 127 & 101 FRIENDS FOREVER LIMITED, (THE LICENSEE, The Kingfisher Restaurant Bar, 67 Skyhawk Road, Christchurch 8042), has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Christchurch for the renewal of ON-LICENCE RENEWAL in respect of the premises situated at 67 Skyhawk Road known as THE KINGFISHER RESTAURANT, BAR, TAKEAWAY. The general nature of the business conducted under the licence is: ON-LICENCE RESTAURANT CLASS 3. The days on which and the hours during which alcohol is sold under the licence are: MONDAY TO SUNDAY 10.00AM TO 10.00PM.

The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee, 53 Hereford Street, Christchurch.

The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee, Civic Offices, 77 Hereford Street, Christchurch.

Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the issue of the licence may, not later than 15 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with Secretary of the District Licensing Committee, PO Box 73049, Christchurch 8154.

No objection to the issue of a licence may be made in relation to a matter other than a matter specified in section 105(1) of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012.

Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the grant of the application may, not later than 15 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with the Secretary of the District Licensing Committee, PO Box 73049, Christchurch 8154.

No objection to the issue of a licence may be made in relation to a matter other than a matter specified in section 105(1) of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012.

This is the second publication of this notice. This notice was first published on 22 June 2017.

No objection to the renewal of a licence may be made in relation to a matter other than a matter specified in section 131 of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012.

This is the second publication of this notice. This notice was first published on 22 June 2017.

No objection to the renewal of a licence may be made in relation to a matter other than a matter specified in section 131 of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012.

This is the first publication of this notice.

This is the only publication of this notice.

Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the issue of the licence may, not later than 15 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with the Secretary of the District Licensing Committee, PO Box 73049, Christchurch 8154.

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The days on which and the hours during which alcohol is sold under the licence are: MONDAY TO SUNDAY 8.00AM TO 12.00 MIDNIGHT

This is the second publication of this notice. This notice was first published on 22 June 2017.

The general nature of the business conducted under the licence is: ON-LICENCE TAVERN.

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The days on which and the hours during which alcohol is sold under the licence are: MONDAY TO SUNDAY 9.00AM TO 11.00PM.

No objection to the renewal of a licence may be made in relation to a matter other than a matter specified in section 131 of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012.

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The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee, 77 Hereford Street, Christchurch. Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the grant of the application may, not later than 15 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with the Secretary of the District Licensing Committee, PO Box 73049, Christchurch 8154.

The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee, 53 Hereford Street, Christchurch.

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JOLIN’S RESTAURANT LIMITED, (THE LICENSEE, 16 Edie Street, Christchurch 8042), has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Christchurch for the renewal of ON-LICENCE RENEWAL in respect of the premises situated at 392 Riccarton Road, Upper Riccarton known as JOLIN’S RESTAURANT.

MEDITERRANEAN FOODS SOUTH ISLAND LIMITED, (THE LICENSEE, The Manager, PO Box 22358, Christchurch), has made application to the District Licensing Committee at Christchurch for the issue of ON-LICENCE NEW and OFFLICENCE NEW in respect of the premises situated at 322 Tuam Street known as THE MEDITERRANEAN FOOD CO.

The general nature of the business conducted under the licence is ON-LICENCE BYO RESTAURANT

The general nature of the business conducted under the licence is: ON-LICENCE RESTAURANT CLASS 3 AND OFF-LICENCE gROCERy.

The days on which and the hours during which alcohol is consumed under the licence are MONDAY TO SUNDAY 11.00AM TO 10.00PM

The days on which and the hours during which alcohol is intended to be sold under the licence are: ON LICENCE: MONDAy TO SUNDAy 8.00AM TO 11.00PM. OFF LICENCE: MONDAy TO SUNDAy 8.00AM TO 6.00PM.

The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee Civic Offices, 77 Hereford Street, Christchurch Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the grant of the application may, not later than 15 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with the Secretary of the District Licensing Committee, PO Box 73049, Christchurch 8154. No objection to the renewal of licence may be made in relation to a matter other than a matter specified in section 131 of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012. This is the only publication of this notice.

The application may be inspected during ordinary office hours at the office of the Christchurch District Licensing Committee, 53 Hereford Street, Christchurch. Any person who is entitled to object and who wishes to object to the issue of the licence may, not later than 15 working days after the date of the first publication of this notice, file a notice in writing of the objection with the Secretary of the District Licensing Committee, PO Box 73049, Christchurch 8154. No objection to the issue of a licence may be made in relation to a matter other than a matter specified in section 105(1) of the Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012. This is the first publication of this notice.

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FINNEGANS PREBBLETON TAVERN: Friday - Trad Jam Session. GBC (GARDEN BAR CAFE): Friday 6pm - Rhonda Campbell. HORNBY WMC: Friday 7pm Robbie Drew. Saturday 4.30pm Des Newton; 8pm - Southfield. HORNCASTLE ARENA: Tickets @ticketek. ISAAC THEATRE ROYAL: Thursday 7pm - An Evening with Dr Jane Goodall, SOLD OUT. Friday 7pm - Russell Howard ‘Round the World’ live tour. Saturday 1pm - Wild Hearts Wedding Fair & Runway Show. Sunday 7.30pm - Urzila Carlson ‘Studies Have Shown’. Tickets @ticketek. JANES BAR: Saturday - Live music. Sunday - Live blues. Wednesday - Open Mic Night. JAZZ AFTER WORK, ARA MUSIC ARTS AUDITORIUM: Friday 6.10pm - Molly’s Remedy, entry $10. MACKENZIES BAR: Friday Mammoth. Saturday Unhinged. Wednesday Karaoke. MAK TAVERN: Friday 9pm 12 Gauge. Saturday 9pm - Antix. Sunday 3pm - Flat City Brotherhood. MICKY FINNS: Thursday 8pm - Flat City Brotherhood. OAK N FERRY, WOOLSTON: Friday - I Alone. Saturday Mammoth. PIERSIDE CAFE & BAR: Friday 9pm - Karaoke with DJ Chick. Saturday 9pm - Sign of the Firebird. RICHMOND WMC: Friday 7pm - Lino. Sunday 3pm - I Alone. ROCKSTAR PIZZA: Thursday 9pm - Karaoke. Friday 10pm Six Left Standing. Saturday 10pm - HeadRush Sunday 8pm - Home Grown. SAS CLUB: Friday 7pm - Eddie Simon.

SONGWRITERS IN THE ROUND, ALVARADOS MEXICAN CANTINA: Thursday 7pm - Shiloh Bromley, Phil Doublet, Lana Doublet, free. SPEIGHTS ALE HOUSE, FERRYMEAD: Friday 8pm Bite the Bullet. SULLIVANS IRISH PUB: Thursday 7.30pm - Stephen McDaid. Friday 9pm - Topia. Saturday 9pm - The Shameless Few. Tuesday 7.30pm - Topia. Wednesday 7.30pm - Willie McArthur. TEMPS BAR: Friday 8.30pm No Secrets. Saturday 8.30pm Live music. Tuesday 7pm - Jam Session (gear provided). THAI CHEFS, SUKHU TIGER: Thursday to Wednesday 9pm - Resident DJ & Karaoke. THE BOG: Thursday 10pm Assembly Required. Friday 5pm - Corner Sounds duo; 11pm Stoutfellows. THE CRAIC IRISH BAR: Thursday - Andy Page. Friday Unhinged. Saturday - James Scott. Wednesday - Karaoke with DJ Chick. THE CUBAN: Thursday 9pm Topia. Friday 9pm - Neil Alexander. Saturday 8.30pm Nick Lee. THE FITZ: Friday - Reg. Saturday - One Night Stand. THE MILLER: Friday 9.30pm Tri Zone. Saturday 9.30pm - Old Skool. Wednesday 8pm Karaoke with Lance. THE WAVE BAR: Thursday 8.30pm - Karaoke. Friday 8.30pm - DJ. TREVINOS: Saturday 9.30pm Regan & Susie. TWISTED HOP: Friday 7.30pm - Stomping Nick Jackman. WOOLSTON CLUB: Saturday 7.30pm - Stephen James. Sunday 4pm - Avon City Jazz feat. Southern Jazzmen, gold coin entry. WUNDERBAR, LYTTELTON: Saturday 9pm - The Faerie Ball, tickets @eventfinda. Tuesday 7pm - Open mic.


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FRIDAY, 11AM-9PM STREET FOOD MARKET With more than 20 food vendors and live music, you can be sure of a great meal and atmosphere at the street food market. Cathedral Square THURSDAY-FRIDAY, 11AM-4PM FESTIVAL OF MAORI ART The annual festival of Maori art and culture, Te Whare Maire O Na Punawerewere, will showcase contemporary and traditional work by local Maori artists. There will be free kapa haka, kite-making, soap carving, costume-making and flax-weaving classes throughout the exhibition, which runs until July 14. The classes will be free but registrations are essential. Phone 981 2881 to book a spot. Eastside Gallery, 388 Worcester St FRIDAY, 7.30-11PM HAGLEY JAZZ JAM A jam session to celebrate 25 years of the Hagley Jazz course with current and former students showcasing their talents. Free entry, cash bar and bring your own finger food. Hagley Community College Cafe SATURDAY, 11.30AM-6.30PM MID-WINTER ALE FESTIVAL Rolleston will host its third annual craft beer festival showcasing some exciting craft beers and ciders from breweries in Canterbury, the North Island and a handpicked selection from overseas. There will be an exciting line-up of live entertainment and some awesome food options. Rolleston Community Centre SATURDAY, 7-8.30PM DAN BREMNES – WHEREVER I GO NZ TOUR Canadian-born Dan Bremnes is an award winning singer-songwriter, with accolades including a contemporary Christian/gospel album of the year award. Free entry. Bryndwr Baptist Church, 309 Clyde Rd

SATURDAY, 6.30PM THE BEAUTY OF BAROQUE Celebrate the brilliance of baroque music with the second in the CSO’s Beca Winter Series concerts. Join conductor Brian Law for this hour-long concert with an array of the most-loved music from the era. Transitional Cathedral, Latimer Square

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